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Wareham Woman Wins $1M on Powerball Ticket

The grocery store will receive $10,000 as a bonus for the sale, Massachusetts State Lottery officials said.

NECN - 2018-10-19 22:10:11

Brockton officers shoot knife-wielding man, source says

BROCKTON, Mass.- Brockton police shot a man with a knife Friday afternoon, according to sources.

BOSTON 25 NEWS - 2018-10-19 17:56:53

Hefty hauls: 2 wanted for $7,600 in handbag thefts

SEEKONK, Mass. (WPRI) -- Seekonk police and other departments in the Boston and Providence area are looking to identify a pair of suspects in a series of handbag heists. A man and woman were captured on surveillance video inside of a T.J. Maxx on Sept.16 and Sept. 23. Between the two days, police sa

WPRI - 2018-10-19 19:38:17

Fun Food Things to Do in R.I. and beyond for Oct. 19-21

Brews for Books fundraiser in Central Falls, Food Truck Night in Newport, a food truck festival for the family in Pawtucket, a Grange breakfast in North Kingstown and an afternoon of food and history in Warren are among the events.

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

Police: Teen found with gun, ammo in Woonsocket High School

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) -- Police have charged a 14-year-old Woonsocket High School student after they say he was found with a pistol and ammo on school grounds Thursday.According to the Woonsocket Police Department, a school resource officer was notified by a school administrator who said she saw t

WPRI - 2018-10-19 01:22:35

New Bedford man accused of stealing lottery tickets

Matthew Christianson (Wareham Police Department photo) A New Bedford man is accused of stealing lottery tickets from his employer. Wareham police said they responded to the Cumberland Farms store on Depot Street at about 11:15 a.m. Thursday. The store reported that an employee stole about $3,400 wor

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-10-19 13:47:12

Mass. Environmental Police Chief Fired Amid Investigation

Neiman Marcus has released the 92nd edition of its Christmas Book and Fantasy Gifts. The 2018 edition features a solar yacht, a unique tennis experience and more.(Published Friday, Oct. 19, 2018)

NECN - 2018-10-19 22:33:34

Lincoln woman sacked and charged for grabbing man's privates at work

Mark Achurch, prosecuting, said: "She walked towards him. She was laughing as she approached.

LINCOLNSHIRELIVE.CO.UK - 2018-10-19 15:06:21

Live updates as armed police close off two streets in Lincoln

According to police, gangs often recruit susceptible people to move both drugs and cash between areas, and use intimidation tactics to invade vulnerable people’s homes from which they deal their illicit wares.

LINCOLNSHIRELIVE.CO.UK

Cumberland man, 42, dies after I-295 crash

More Local News165 Providence students missed every day of school during bus strikeCumberland man, 42, dies after I-295 crashEthics panel finds probable cause official violated laws

WPRI

Warren Wants Toys ‘R’ Us Owners To Take Care Of Laid Off Workers

Warren, who has said she’sconsidering a run for president in 2020,wrote to five investment firms that had advocated for a liquidation of Toys “R” Us assets and asked them to consider supporting a severance fund.

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Preview: Revs visit Real Salt Lake on Thursday night to close out 2018 road slate

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The New England Revolution will close out their 2018 road schedule on Thursday night at Rio Tinto Stadium, where they’ll visit Western Conference foe Real Salt Lake.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION

Woonsocket police crack down on out-of-state registrations

Authorities in Woonsocket continue their crackdown on people parking their out-of-state cars in the city long-term.TheValley Breeze reportedthat 31 people who received citations are expected to appear at the Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal on Thursday.The individuals were issued citations for parking

TURNTO10.COM

I-95 Lanes Closed Following Serious Attleboro Crash

ATTLEBORO, MA — Only one lane of I-95 North is open after a medical helicopter departed the scene of a crash, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation said. The reported single-car crash occurred just north of Exit 4.

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Game On! Garth Brooks Announces a 3-Year Stadium Tour in the Works

Ever sinceGarth Brooksended his record-setting arena tour last December, his fans have been awaiting his Next Big Thing. On Wednesday, Brooks announced it will be super-sized: a three-year, 30-stop stadium tour kicking off in the spring.“I wanted to call it the ‘Big-Ass Stadium Tour,’ but they voted

PEOPLE

Providence parking enforcement officer charged with stealing from meters

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – A veteran parking enforcement officer is facing a criminal charge for allegedly stealing coins from a meter, according to Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré.

WPRI

Man attacks, tries to strangle woman

More Local NewsMan attacks, tries to strangle woman'Legal Sea Bar' brings fresh spin on chain to Garden CityMan, 24, wounded in Woonsocket shooting

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Franklin man arrested in city on gun, alcohol charges following vehicle stop

WOONSOCKET — A Massachusetts man who claimed he'd just left a wedding was arrested on alcohol and firearms charges after a motor vehicle stop on Clinton Street Saturday.Police found a loaded .40-caliber Smith & Wesson handgun in Jesse A. Rosetti's Dodge pickup truck after they responded to a report

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Read the texts between Aaron Hernandez and Tom Brady, Alexander Bradley, Tim Tebow, Bill Belichick, Alex Guerrero - The Boston Globe

Aaron Hernandez exchanged thousands of text messages from March 28 to June 9, 2013, while he was concealing his role in the murders of two men in Boston’s South End and the attempted homicide of a friend, Alexander Bradley, who was with him during that double killing.

BOSTON GLOBE

Pats fan seen throwing beer in Tyreek Hill's face banned from Gillette

FOXBOROUGH, Mass.- The fan seen throwing beer on Tyreek Hill moments after he scored his third touchdown against the Patriots Sunday night has been banned from Gillette Stadium, according ot the team.

BOSTON 25 NEWS